Outdoor Game Info :: Outdoor Game Info :: Buffalo World Juniors


Game Info: The United States and Canada will face-off at New Era Field, home on the NFL’s Buffalo Bills, in the first-ever outdoor game in IIHF World Junior Championship History.


Date: Friday, December 29th, 2017


Time: 3:00pm


Parking/Camper Lots Open: 12:00pm


Gates Open: 1:30pm


Parking Information: Stadium parking lots open three (3) hours before puck drop and close two (2) hours after the game. No exceptions will be made for early arrival or for guests who already have parking permits. All spaces are available on a first-come, first-served basis. All vehicles that do not park in a designated striped parking space or that do not follow the instructions of Parking Team Members are subject to being ticketed and/or being towed. No paneled or windowless vans or trucks will be permitted in any Bills Parking Lot. Please note that all prices listed are for single spaces for the purpose of parking one vehicle. No reserving of spaces is allowed and guests will not be allowed to purchase additional spaces. The Bills have re-striped and paved most parking lots with oversized spaces for tailgating and will implement the one car, one space policy for parking cars. Thank you for your cooperation with our Parking Team Members and Sheriff’s Department to make your experience safe and enjoyable.


Tailgate Policy:

Tailgating is permitted in most stadium parking lots. There is no tailgating permitted in the Administrative Lot, Team Member Lot, Training Center Lot, Tunnel Lot, and Youth Stadium Lot. Stadium lots open three (3) hours before the game and close approximately two (2) hours following a game. Vehicles may occupy ONLY ONE parking space. Additional spaces are not available for purchase for the purpose of tailgating. For everyone to enjoy the tailgating experience, guests are asked to please follow these guidelines:

     - No saving of parking spaces is allowed.
     - Please tailgate in front or behind their vehicle only.
     - Please be considerate of other vehicles and property.
     - Please dispose of all trash in proper receptacles.
     - Please use plastic cups or aluminum cans and no glass bottles.
     - Please extinguish all flames and grills before entry or departure from the game.
     - Please do not block or impede other vehicles from exiting after a game.

Additional restrictions may apply. Disorderly guests are subject to ejection from the parking lot premises, revocation of tickets, and criminal prosecution.


Prohibited Items:

  • **NEW- Battery operated clothing (socks, jackets, etc.)
  • Tobacco products-- including cigarettes/electronic cigarettes, chewing tobacco, lighters/matches
  • Drones, Unmanned Aircraft Devices
  • Alcoholic beverages, illegal substances
  • Animals (with the exception of service animals for guests with disabilities)
  • Bags, camera bags. Backpacks, any bag larger than 12” x 6” x 12”
  • Beach balls, footballs, balls, inflatable devices (balloons)
  • Bottles, cans, thermoses and other beverage containers
  • Cameras with lenses longer than six (6) inches
  • Clothing or material with profane language or obscene graphics
  • Fireworks
  • Headwear or clothing that may impede the view of guests
  • Laptop computers, radios
  • Laser pointer devices, noisemakers
  • Promotional materials not approved by the Bills
  • Seat cushions larger than 15” x 15” or that contain armrests, zippers, pockets, flaps or metal backs
  • Selfie sticks, sticks or poles
  • Strollers
  • Umbrellas
  • Video cameras, monopods and tripods
  • Weapons (knives, box-cutters, firearms, etc.)


Any attempt to bring alcohol into the stadium will be considered a violation of the New Era Field Fan Code of Conduct and will result in the guest being ejected and may result in arrest and/or ticket purchase privileges being revoked.


Permitted Items:

  • Additional clothing and blankets (must be carried loosely)
  • Clear bags smaller than 12” x 6” x 12”
  • One gallon clear plastic freezer bags
  • Small clutch bag approximately the size of a hand (4.5” x 6.5”) with or without a handle strap
  • Binoculars
  • Cameras with lenses shorter than six (6) inches
  • Food—unopened, single serve containers carried in an approved size clear plastic bag
  • iPads and tablet devices


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